Are you tired of viewing your photos on your small iPhone screen? Even if you got the new iPhone Xs Max, nothing beats your big PC screen. So, in this article, we will dive into the ways to view iPhone photos on PC.
Bigger is always better, especially if you want to view your photos. This will emphasize the beauty of what was captured.
How To View iPhone Photos on PC
To be able to view your iPhone photos on a PC, it involves a few easy steps. First of all, it does not matter what device you are using to do it. You could be using the latest iPhone, the oldest iPhone, iPad, or iPod, it works no matter what iPhone you’re using.
Also, the operating system of the PC doesn’t matter either. It could be Windows or Mac!
Method 1: Using Windows Computer
1. Connect iPhone and Windows Computer
2. Tap ‘Trust’
When prompted with a message like the one below on your iPhone, select ‘Trust’. This is so the computer can access your iPhone.
3. Select ‘Open Device To View Files’
Autoplay will automatically display once the connection is successful. Select ‘Open device to view files’.
Launch My Computer
If Autoplay does not display, you can still access your iPhone files by launching ‘My Computer’ from the desktop.
4. Click on iPhone Device
5. Open DCIM
6. Select The Folder Where You Think The Photos Are Located
After opening the folders, you can then view the photos manually.
Method 2: Import iPhone Photos To Mac
1. Connect iPhone To Mac Computer
2. Launch ‘Image Capture’ on Your Mac
Not all applications will be displayed on your dock. Therefore, the easiest way to find the app is to search in Spotlight Search.
3. Unlock Your iPhone
This is so you can access the files on your device.
After unlocking your iPhone, you will then see the photos on your device.
4. Choose The Destination of Imported Photos
5. Select The Photos You Want To Import
6. Click Import/Import All
If you have selected a few photos, click Import. And if you want all iPhone photos be imported to Mac computer then click Import All.
7. Go To Imported File Destination
You can decide where the destination of imported photos will be.
So, that is how you view iPhone photos on PC by importing them to your Mac computer.
Method 3: Using AirDrop To Mac PC
AirDrop allows Apple users to share files over Wi-Fi or Bluetooth, and without having to use cords to connect to other devices. It is wireless, and very convenient for those who want to share files.
1. Go To Photos App on Your iPhone
2. Select The Photos That You Want To View on Your PC
3. Click Share Icon
4. Select Your Mac Computer
When the share icon is clicked, this will show you options for things you can do with the photos. Also, you will see a list of available items for AirDrop. Select your Mac computer to transfer the photos.
It will then notify you on your iPhone that the transfer has finished.
You will then receive the photos on your Mac. This will also serve as the notification that AirDrop was successful.
5. View The Photos on Mac
You can then view the photos on your Mac computer.
Method 4: Using iCloud Web
This method only applies when you have used iCloud to backup your photos. It works whether your computer is a Mac or Windows as it is cloud based.
1. Type in www.iCloud.com in The Browser
2. Sign Into Your iCloud Account
3. Select Photos App
After signing up the iCloud account, you will then see the iCloud-featured apps.
You will then have access to your iPhone photos.
View Your iPhone Photos on PC With Ease
Finally, you can now upgrade from looking at your small iPhone screen to your large PC monitor. That’s a great way to enjoy your memorable, high-quality photos!
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